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Previewing scan settings with the info tool

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Video: Previewing scan settings with the info tool

Here I'd like to show you a tool that you can use at any time during the scanning process. And this is going to be a particularly useful tool to allow you to review settings that you've already made. Maybe you're halfway through the scanning process in a setup where you just completed a scan like we just have. And you go, "What were the settings that I have?" At any point you can access this tool called Info. All you need to do is click on that tool and it gives you a whole list of all the settings that you've applied to this image. It gives you the name, Tina_RGB_300, the path where you saved it--that's useful--the file format you use, the resolution in pixels per inch, what the width and height of the frame was, the color mode, the depth, everything about this image that you would set.

Previewing scan settings with the info tool

Here I'd like to show you a tool that you can use at any time during the scanning process. And this is going to be a particularly useful tool to allow you to review settings that you've already made. Maybe you're halfway through the scanning process in a setup where you just completed a scan like we just have. And you go, "What were the settings that I have?" At any point you can access this tool called Info. All you need to do is click on that tool and it gives you a whole list of all the settings that you've applied to this image. It gives you the name, Tina_RGB_300, the path where you saved it--that's useful--the file format you use, the resolution in pixels per inch, what the width and height of the frame was, the color mode, the depth, everything about this image that you would set.

Remember the color profiles, the working space, the Adobe RGB. So the Info tool is handy, and you can even show the curve that was used to apply to your image. So it's a very handy tool at any point when you want to review the setup that you have assigned to any of your tools or any step along the way in your scanning process. And then you can hide that again and you can click there to close it. So that's using the Info panel to review how you've set up a scan, even after you've completed the scan.

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Scanning with SilverFast

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Taz Tally
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  1. 5m 19s
    1. Welcome
      58s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      43s
    3. Taking the Tazmanian Oath
      3m 38s
  2. 19m 14s
    1. Launching SilverFast
      4m 2s
    2. Touring the SilverFast interface
      3m 35s
    3. Understanding SilverFast's scanning workflows
      4m 28s
    4. Using automated vs. manual scanning
      4m 31s
    5. Getting help as you use SilverFast
      2m 38s
  3. 32m 46s
    1. Touring the SilverFast 8 automatic scanning tools
      6m 7s
    2. Preparing for automatic scanning
      4m 6s
    3. Arranging your workspace
      4m 23s
    4. Setting up color management
      4m 43s
    5. Setting scan frame and resolution
      3m 55s
    6. Adjusting, naming, formatting, and locating an image
      8m 24s
    7. Previewing scan settings with the info tool
      1m 8s
  4. 1h 7m
    1. Scanning simple line art
      8m 6s
    2. Scanning detailed line art
      8m 9s
    3. Scanning grayscale photos
      11m 43s
    4. Scanning color photos
      11m 17s
    5. Scanning a color photo as a grayscale image
      12m 15s
    6. Scanning a positive piece of film
      6m 52s
    7. Scanning a negative piece of film
      8m 39s
  5. 26m 1s
    1. Touring the manual scanning tools
      7m 19s
    2. Setting preferences for manual scanning
      10m 0s
    3. Calibrating your scanner
      3m 40s
    4. Arranging your workspace
      5m 2s
  6. 1h 35m
    1. Scanning simple line art and changing it into vectors
      7m 38s
    2. Scanning simple line art and keeping it as pixels
      5m 41s
    3. Scanning detailed line art
      8m 18s
    4. Scanning grayscale photos
      14m 5s
    5. Scanning landscape color photos
      15m 51s
    6. Scanning color portrait photos
      13m 56s
    7. Scanning color product shots
      9m 29s
    8. Scanning a color photo as a grayscale image
      4m 31s
    9. Scanning a piece of positive color film
      5m 52s
    10. Scanning a piece of negative color film
      9m 56s
  7. 1h 0m
    1. Should I use SilverFast or Photoshop?
      4m 9s
    2. Making global color corrections
      4m 37s
    3. Bringing out shadow details
      4m 28s
    4. Making a selective color replacement
      3m 21s
    5. Sharpening in SilverFast
      7m 15s
    6. Working with target-based corrections
      4m 55s
    7. Color correcting with neutrals
      10m 19s
    8. Exploring automatic color correction in manual mode
      3m 35s
    9. Scanning a printed image
      5m 49s
    10. High-bit-depth and HDR scanning
      5m 28s
    11. Removing noise and patterns
      3m 32s
    12. Removing dust and scratches
      3m 30s
  8. 7m 2s
    1. Batch scanning images
      1m 28s
    2. Using the JobManager
      4m 16s
    3. Exploring SilverFast 8 shortcuts and tips
      1m 18s
  9. 1m 29s
    1. Goodbye
      1m 29s

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